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Admitted to Practice

  • Oregon, 2010
  • U.S. District Court District of Oregon, 2011
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 2011

Tim Cunningham

Cuningham CunninghamTim Cuningham
Associate
T503.778.5386
F503.778.5299

Tim Cunningham focuses on appellate, insurance, and commercial disputes in state and federal courts. His clients include health care providers, telecommunications companies, media companies and financial institutions. Tim counsels his clients on matters such as contract disputes, public records disputes, insurance coverage, and tort liability.

Representative Experience

State v. Babson

Cooperating with the ACLU representing defendants against trespass charges for engaging in a vigil on the Oregon Capitol Steps. After overturning convictions at the Oregon Court of Appeals, the case is now before the Oregon Supreme Court. Oregon Supreme Court Case No. S060455 (Ongoing)

Gap Funding v. Oak Hill Roofing Co.

Represented plaintiff in breach of contract action, leading to advantageous settlement. (2012)

Major long term care provider

Represented parent company in dispute with subsidiary regarding parent’s ability to control the board of the subsidiary. (2012)

Witt Co. v. Collaborative Community Education

Represented plaintiff in contract dispute. Successfully defended motion to dismiss and obtained judgment for plaintiff. (2012)

Additional Qualifications

  • Law Clerk, Hon. Noel Anketell Kramer, District of Columbia Court of Appeals, Washington, D.C., 2010-2011
  • Summer Clerk, Davis Wright Tremaine, Portland, Ore., 2008 and 2009
  • Legal Intern, WaterWatch of Oregon, Portland, Ore., 2007

Professional & Community Activities

  • Campaign for Equal Justice Associate Committee, 2012-2013
  • Attorney Volunteer, Oregon Appellate Pro Bono Project, 2012
  • Multnomah Bar association Young Lawyers Pro Bono Committee, 2012-2013
  • Volunteer Attorney, Outside In Legal Clinic, 2011-2013

Professional Recognition

  • Selected to "Oregon Rising Stars," Thomson Reuters, 2014